Kuwait Newswire (Page 9)

Kuwait Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kuwait. (Page 9)

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  1. Iran is "state sponsor of terrorism," 11 Arab countries tell UNRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | Newstime Africa

    ... text below. The letter, published on Friday by the UN, was signed by the UN ambassadors of Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, United Arab Emirates and Yemen. The Arab countries expressed alarm that the Iranian ...

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  2. Kuwait Delivers Timely Contribution to Help Syrian Refugees Weather Winter MonthsRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is delighted to announce that the State of Kuwait has made a significant new contribution to support efforts to protect and assist refugees affected by the Syria crisis. The recent contribution of USD 7,960,000 to UNHCR will be used to support Syrian refugees in Lebanon, providing urgently needed winter assistance to some 25,000 families through the provision of monthly cash transfers via ATM cards.

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  3. Ambassadors to Oman praise wise leadership of His Majesty the SultanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... to be blessed with safety and security." Eid Mohammed Al Thaqafi, Saudi Arabia envoy On behalf of the government of Kuwait and the Embassy in Muscat, I would like to express my sincere gratitude to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, to the ...

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  4. Kuwait's new copyright law protects artists, authors' intellectual propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    The duration of protection endures for the period of the author's lifetime and fifty years following the author's death. In 2014 Kuwait ratified the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works.

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    Nov 6, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al-Babtain Co , the authorized agent of Nissan in the State of Kuwait has made owning a Nissan vehicle even better and better with special offers and cash prizes upon the purchase on a selected range of Nissan vehicles at its showrooms. When purchasing the car, customers will enjoy the chance to win a wide range of prizes that consist of up to 2,000 Kuwaiti Dinars instant cash, up to 2,000 free liters of fuel, free service package up to two years and free registration and third party insurance.

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  6. Kuwaiti Funded Medical Center Inaugurated at Au HQRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Walta Information Centre

    A medical center of the African Union renovated with over 1. 7 million USD was inaugurated in the premises of African Union Commission's Headquarter today. Speaking during the inauguration, Chairperson of African Union Commission Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma said Kuwait medical service delivery system will go a long way to address the health care delivery gaps at African Union.

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  7. The First Gulf War: The War to Free Kuwait Exhibit opening at the...Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    A new traveling exhibit about The First Gulf War: The War to Free Kuwait, opens Friday, Nov. 4, at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh. The Government of the State of Kuwait funded the exhibit to honor the 75,000 men and women, and their units, stationed in North Carolina, who served and sacrificed to liberate Kuwait.

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  8. Kuwait contributes US$ 5 million to UNRWA to support Palestine refugees in SyriaRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East is very pleased to announce a contribution of US$ 5 million received from the State of Kuwait in support of the Agency's Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal. This follows pledges made by Kuwait at the Fourth International Pledging Conference in London earlier this year.

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    Oct 26, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    His Excellency the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to Germany Mr. Monther Al-Eissa visited the booth of EQUATE Petrochemical Company, Kuwait's first international joint-venture in this industry, during the International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber . Taking place in Dusseldorf, Germany, during October 19-26, K 2016 is considered the world's biggest event of its type.

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  10. Kuwait sports regulations don't contradict with Olympic charter -- officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Chairman of Kuwait's Olympic Committee Sheikh Fahad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah and accompanying delegation Chairman of Kuwait's Olympic Committee Sheikh Fahad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah has anew affirmed that the State of Kuwait's sports regulatory laws absolutely do not contradict with the international Olympic Charter. Kuwaiti sports unions and clubs handle their affairs independently, said Sheikh Fahad in a statement to Kuwait News Agency and Kuwait Television.

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  11. Nissan Kuwait presents the extended Patrol family in an exceptional desert meets city experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al-Babtain Co. , the authorized agent of Nissan vehicles in the State of Kuwait held an extravagant event yesterday at Basel AlSalem AlSabah Circuit, one of the largest circuits in the Middle East, to announce the launch of its all-new 2017 Nissan Patrol V6 which makes its debut in Kuwait to serve an even broader customer base in the market.

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  12. Emir receives credentials of seven ambassadorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait Hafeez Mohammed Salem Al Ajmi at the Emiri Diwan yesterday. The Emir received the credentials of seven new ambassadors to Qatar -- P Kumaran of the Republic of India , Bahia Tahzib of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and Tayeb Dbd Robleh of the Republic of Djibouti, Dr Willy Kempel of the Republic of Austria, Constantinos Orphanides of the Republic of Greece and Siray Alpha Timbo of the Republic of Sierra Leone.

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  13. GE opens Kuwait Technology Center to drive localized research,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    GE marked a new milestone in its operational presence in Kuwait with the opening of the GE Kuwait Technology Center , a flagship facility that will foster localized research, provide hands-on training and build an innovation ecosystem specifically for the power sector. Approved by the Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority for a Foreign Investment License last year, the 6,000 sq meter GEKTC, based at Agility in Sulaibiya, is the first facility of its kind outside of the United States by GE, underlining the company's long-term commitment to Kuwait, its people and the wider region.

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  14. Hillary Told Goldman Sachs America Arming Countries That Fund JihadistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    From left to right: United Arab Emirates' Foreign Minister Abdallah bin Zayed al-Nahyan, Omani Minister of Foreign Affairs Yussef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled al-Hamad Al-Sabah, US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal, Qatar's Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thani, Bahrain's Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa, pose for a group photo before a US- Gulf Cooperation Council forum at the Gulf Cooperation Council Secretariat on March 31, 2012 in Riyadh.

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  15. Gov't signs loan agreement with KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    The Government and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development have signed a concessional loan agreement of Kuwaiti Dinar 7.0 million for the expansion and development of 26 existing Senior High Schools Project. The agreement was signed on the side- lines of the annual IMF World Bank Group meetings in Washington DC.

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  16. Ghana & Kuwait sign loan agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    The Government of Ghana and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development have signed a concessional loan agreement of Kuwaiti Dinar 7.0 million for the Expansion and Development of 26 existing Senior High Schools Project. The agreement was signed today [Tuesday] on the side lines of the annual IMF World Bank Group meetings currently on-going in Washington DC.

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  17. Leaked email reveals Saudi and Qatar support for Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... was also donated by "the State of Qatar," the United Arab Emirates, and the government of Brunei. "The State of Kuwait" has donated between $5 million and $10 million. Theoretically, one could say that these regimes - among the most repressive and ...

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  18. Royal Thai Air Force Places Order For Two Additional EC725sRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    ... the armed forces of France, Brazil, Mexico, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and was selected last month by the State of Kuwait, with an order placed for 30 helicopters. Clear Skies Needed For Recovery Efforts In Coastal States Hurricane Matthew is ...

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  19. Role of Oman praised as Yemen ceasefire in sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... the UN's efforts, particularly for the Yemeni crisis. The UN Envoy also commended the efforts exerted by the State of Kuwait under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Sabah, who exerted sincere efforts to reach a peaceful ...

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  20. New Kuwaiti law on the collection of human DNA threatens scientific collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    The law requiring compulsory DNA testing of all Kuwaiti residents, as well as of all those visiting the country for whatever purpose, is a serious assault on the right to privacy of individuals, and is also likely to lead to the isolation of Kuwaiti scientific research and researchers, the European Society of Human Genetics said today [Thursday 8 September]. In a letter addressed to the Prime Minister and the Council of Ministers of the State of Kuwait, the Society calls upon the government to amend the law.

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